Almond Fudge Custard Pie

Ingredients

•3/4 cup sugar
•1/3 cup baking cocoa
•1/8 teaspoon salt
•3 Maple Shade Farm Eggs
•1-1/2 cups half-and-half cream
•3/4 teaspoon almond extract
•1 pastry shell (9 inches), baked
•Whipped cream
•Toasted sliced almonds

Directions

1. In a small bowl, combine the sugar, cocoa and salt. In another bowl, whisk the eggs, cream and extract just until combined. Stir into dry ingredients until blended. Carefully pour into pastry shell.

2. Bake at 350° for 30-35 minutes or until a knife inserted near the center comes out clean. Cool on a wire rack.

3. Garnish with whipped cream and almonds.

4.Store in the refrigerator.